Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Video Golf Lessons & False Promises

This is one of my biggest pet peeves!

Save Strokes Promise

You see these all the time....

We GUARANTEE you will save strokes off your game...that's BS and it pisses me off!

Remember when Benjamin Franklin said "Nothing is certain but death and taxes?"

Nothing is certain in golf...period!  These promises are like promises made in dieting.  Take this and you will lose 20 pounds in a week.  No, you will lose 20 pounds in a week if you exercise and burn more calories than you take in.  

Golf is the same way, if you practice and play often enough, you can lose strokes off your game, but the rates of losing strokes will vary.  Because this irks me so much, here's a short little video discussing why I hate these promises: